Albert Verlinde stops with presentation, RTL Live
Albert Verlinde returns after the summer, not back as the host of RTL Live. He can present no longer combine with his work as general director of Stage Entertainment the Netherlands.
“I have the choice just made,” says Verlinde from his holiday home in Portugal against the AD. “There is to the beach are also good for, to make decisions.”
Since 2015, when Albert Verlinde Entertainment merged with Joop van den Endes musicalbedrijf, Verlinde general manager and producer of Stage Entertainment. Last summer he took after fifteen years, goodbye on RTL Boulevard. Last season he presented multiple times per week the afternoon programme RTL Live.
“Grease is going to be premiered in Paris, The Bodyguard in Madrid and I’m busy with the musical Was signed, Annie M. G. Schmidt with Simone Kleinsma. It is simply not good more is to combine it with television,” says Verlinde. “People were expecting this already, but I become also a little older and wiser.”
Verlinde has “no idea” whether he ever returns to television. “Now I’m just completely free. At a later time I will go at my convenience, have a look at what to me would fit and if there is time.”